Krasnodar: lawyer got nailed in transfer of $43 500 bribe for termination of drug dealer's case
In the Krasnodar region 59-year-old lawyer was detained when transferring a large bribe - a woman was trying to 'buy off' her client, drug dealer.
According to the Prosecutor's Office of the Krasnodar region, a criminal investigation against the lawyer of the Rostov region Bar Association, 59-year-old Irina Parfenova, is terminated, investigation materials were removed to the court for consideration on the merits.
During the investigation experts have found that in the past year the lawyer promised her customer, drug dealer, to pay off from the investigation and terminate the criminal case against him. She proposed her customer mediating in a bribe transfer. According to her, 2.5 million rubles ($43 500) was enough to close the criminal case.
The criminal activity of Parfenova employees of the regional FSB Russia prevented.
After scaring Dagestan with inspections, arrests, and searches, the interdepartmental commission of the Prosecutor General’s Office and ICR has identified key priorities for the regional watchdog authority. After the crackdown on the old clan-based system, the management reforms became more constructive – however, another wave of criminal cases, terminations, and arrests is expected in the republic. The CrimeRussia was figuring out what other Dagestani officials are currently at risk.